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IBM InfoSphere Information Server Engine File Connector Configuration Flaw Lets Remote Authenticated Users View Files on the Target System
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1037022
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2016-5994   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Oct 17 2016
Impact:   Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 11.5
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in IBM InfoSphere Information Server. A remote authenticated user can obtain files on the target system.

A remote authenticated user can send specially crafted data to view arbitrary files on the target Engine tier system.

Impact:   A remote authenticated user can obtain files on the target Engine tier system.
Solution:   IBM has described a configuration solution.

The IBM advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error, Configuration error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (AIX), UNIX (Solaris - SunOS), Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.

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